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Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America

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Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America
58 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
New York, NY 10016
Venue Type: Gallery

Neighborhood:
midtown



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> CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
February 22nd - April 26th Darkness & Light: Contemporary Nordic Photography
Thora Dolven Balke, Tonje Bøe Birkeland, JH Engstrom, Joakim Eskildsen, Ulla Jokisalo, Bára Kristinsdóttir, Tova Mozard, Nelli Palomäki, Katya Sander, Petur Thomsen
 
> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.scandinaviahouse.org
OPEN HOURS:  
Mon-Sat, 11am-10pm; Sun, 11am-5pm; Third Floor Gallery: Tue-Sat, noon-6pm (Wed until 7pm); Sun-Mon, closed; Halldór Laxness Library: Tues-Friday, noon-5pm; Sat-Mon, closed; Heimbold Family Children's Playing and Learning Center: Sat, noon-5pm; Tues-Fri,
PHONE:  
212-779-3587
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DESCRIPTION

Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America, the leading center for Nordic culture in the United States, offers a wide range of programs that illuminate the culture and vitality of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Scandinavia House offerings include diverse exhibitions and film series, as well as concerts and other performances, readings, lectures, symposia, language courses, and children’s activities. Designed by the internationally renowned Polshek Partnership Architects (now Ennead Architects) and inaugurated in October 2000, Scandinavia House is the headquarters of The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) and the site of ASF’s cultural and educational programming.


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